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Jay Z And Beyonce Release First Public Statement About Elevator Fight – Tha Wire

The Carter’s released their first public statement since elevator footage of Solange Knowles attacking Jay Z made headlines.  

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Yesterday (May 15th), Jay Z and Beyonce released their first public statement since the infamous elevator footage made headlines.  In the statement sent to The Associated Press, the power couple addresses all the speculation over the cause of the brief altercation, basically saying…It’s all good.

Without discussing what caused they heated exchange between Jay Z and Solange they offered simply, “our family has worked through it.”

 Here’s a look at their full statement below:

As a result of the public release of the elevator security footage from Monday, May 5th, there has been a great deal of speculation about what triggered the unfortunate incident. But the most important thing is that our family has worked through it. Jay and Solange each assume their share of responsibility for what has occurred. They both acknowledge their role in this private matter that has played out in the public. They both have apologized to each other and we have moved forward as a united family. The reports of Solange being intoxicated or displaying erratic behavior throughout that evening are simply false,” the statement continued. “At the end of the day families have problems and we’re no different. We love each other and above all we are family. We’ve put this behind us and hope everyone else will do the same.

Finally, in less than two weeks Kim Kardashian will become Mrs Kanye West.  The Associated Press reports, officials with the mayor of Florence announced the date and location!

Get the scoop now and find out what celebs are celebrating birthdays this weekend.  Press play to hear Tha Wire now. 

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